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Episode #60: Susan Cerritelli - Missing (1983)

Susan Cerritelli disappeared on May 11, 1983. 3 days later her husband reported her missing to police. All of her family was out of state, but said that it was odd that she would discontinue communication with them. A missing person investigation began immediately and her husband with an especially violent past quickly became the prime suspect, but 39 years later no trace of Susan has ever been found.



SUSAN MARIE RATH-CERRITELLI


Birth: - Death: Unknown


Ethnicity: Asian/Pacific Islander - Sex: Female


Height: 5'1" - Weight: 100 lbs


Hair Color: Black - Eye Color: Brown


Other: Susan's nickname is "Chinese Sue."

She has a tattoo of a bird of a paradise on the back of her right shoulder.


Hometown: Long Pond, Monroe County, PA


Crime Scene: Unknown

Last Known Location Alive: Her home in Long Pond (allegedly)

Injury Description: Unknown

Suspect Description: It has long been believed that Susan was murdered by her husband, Andrew Cerritelli

Additional Information: One of Andrew's Ex GF's told police in a sworn statement after his death that he admitted to killing Susan and throwing her body into the Centralia mine fire. Susan's body has never been recovered.


DNA: "Under initial inquiry"

Dental: Available

Fingerprints: Available



Andrew Cerretelli (Susan's Husband)



Link to printable missing poster: https://missingsusancerritelli.files.wordpress.com/2012/04/susancerritellipdf.pdf




Anyone with information is asked to contact Chief Detective Eric Kerchner at (570) 517-3109 or by email at ekerchner@monroecountypa.gov, or call Pennsylvania Crime Stoppers toll free at 1-800-4PA-TIPS.

Crime stoppers of Monroe County at (717) 476-7700



Sources:

http://monroecountyda.com/coldcases/

http://monroecountyda.com/districtattorney/

https://charleyproject.org/case/susan-maria-ann-cerritelli

https://missingsusancerritelli.wordpress.com/

https://www.poconorecord.com/story/news/crime/2016/11/10/83-monroe-missing-person/24570271007/

https://www.newspapers.com/image/283662973/?terms=%22susan%20cerritelli%22&match=1 - The Morning Call 20 Aug 1991

https://www.newspapers.com/image/283407361/?terms=%22susan%20cerritelli%22&match=1 - The Morning Call 24 July 1990

https://www.newspapers.com/image/283408677/?terms=%22susan%20cerritelli%22&match=1

The Morning Call 25 July 1990

https://www.newspapers.com/image/282735333/?terms=cerritelli&match=1

The Morning Call 15 Mar 1988



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